The Life of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Incredibly revealing and edifying background of Our Lady, her parents and ancestors, St. Joseph, plus other people who figured into the coming of Christ. The book is filled with unusual, saintly descriptions that are not recorded in the Gospel story. These descriptions supplement and illustrate the Biblical narrative bringing a fresh view to the Scriptures. Many facts described about the Nativity and early life of Our Lord, as well as the final days of the Blessed Mother–all from the visions of this great mystic. A true treasure first printed in 1954!
From the visions of the Anne Catherine Emmerich, The Life of the Blessed Virgin Mary has become a classic in Catholic literature. Based on the mystic visions of the Venerable Anne Catherine Emmerich, a German Augustinian nun, this timeless treasure focuses first on the ancestry of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Her childhood and early life is covered next, followed by her life with Jesus and St. Joseph. Though it doesn’t includes Jesus’ public ministry, the narrative picks up following the passion and death of Our Lord.